Home News Livestock Crops Markets Hay, Range & Pasture Home & Family Classifieds Resources This Week's Journal
Commerical Hay Equipment For The Farm
Agro-Culture Liquid Fertilizer

Farm Survey

Journal Getaways

Reader Comment:
by Wheat_Harvest movie

"Thanks so much for the article! These are the types of people we hope to"....Read the story...
Join other discussions.

Spring Forage Conference set for Feb. 22 in Springfield


The 27th annual Southwest Missouri Spring Forage Conference will be held from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Feb. 22 at the University Plaza Hotel in Springfield.

This year's keynote speaker will be Jim Lents, a purebred Hereford cattle breeder from southwest Oklahoma. His seed stock operation caters primarily to commercial cattlemen, and in recent years has become a destination for producers intently focused on forage-based livestock and beef. Lents is considered a leading authority on the principles of linebreeding and their application.

The conference will also feature breakout sessions on topics like forage diversity, grass based genetics, soil health and microbe management, holistic grazing management, harvesting quality hay, poultry litter versus commercial fertilizer, managing existing forages, various grazing philosophies, goats, strip grazing, and weed and brush control through management.

A banquet luncheon is included with the advanced registration cost of $25 (or $35 at the door).

For more information, contact the Greene County Soil and Water Conservation District at 417-831-5246, ext. 3. Conference information and a registration form are also available on the Internet at http://agebb.missouri.edu/sfc.

Web hpj.com

Copyright 1995-2014.  High Plains Publishers, Inc.  All rights reserved.  Any republishing of these pages, including electronic reproduction of the editorial archives or classified advertising, is strictly prohibited. If you have questions or comments you can reach us at
High Plains Journal 1500 E. Wyatt Earp Blvd., P.O. Box 760, Dodge City, KS 67801 or call 1-800-452-7171. Email: webmaster@hpj.com


Archives Search

NCBA Convention

United Sorghum Checkoff Program

Inside Futures

Editorial Archives

Browse Archives